A picture for the book Lois the Witch

Lois the Witch

Lois the Witch (1860), a novella about an Anglican girl who emigrated to America and was tried at the Salem Witch Trials in 1692, is said to be an historically accurate account. Gaskell's ghost story is featured in our Gothic Literature Study Guide

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

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